Best fighters that came from South California?

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  1. Ogata Gold Belt

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    Seeing how you have guys like khabib come from difficult countries or places, it made me wonder if there are great fighters that come from paradise?
     
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    Where’s Faber from? Somewhere in SoCal? He’s probably got the best resume I can think of off the top of my head. Though I think Hendo is from SoCal as well come to think of it.
     
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    Faber lives in Sacramento now but I am not sure where he was raised.

    In general it seems like most of the California fighters are from the bay area but their are some good ones from so cal

    I would have to say the guy with the biggest name and best career was probably Tito
     
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  8. Wilson Soldier Of Sinister Platinum Member

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    That Daniel Rodriguez guy seems pretty good
     
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    ..oh and so was that Chuck Liddell guy
     
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    Don’t know about coming form paradise but next guy who fights khazmat will end up in paradise
     
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    Josh Thompson and Dominick Cruz
     
  12. Wilson Soldier Of Sinister Platinum Member

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    Dominic Cruz...was he successful in combat sports?

    Dominant...perhaps?
     
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    Off the top of my head:

    Luke Rockhold
    Tony Ferguson
    Tito Ortiz
    Beneil Dariush
    Frank Shamrock
     
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    What about that Dan Henderson guy? Heard he was pretty decent.
     
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    This guy...just editing in Cruz to make it seem as if you thought of the name just before me when you seen my post first....smh
     
  16. Choco I can quit any day..

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    Born in SoCal (Isla Vista) but by the time he got in middleschool he was already un the Excremento area.

    If you cal SoCal the paradise... tons of little hells there.

    The whole premise of the thread is idiotic BTW
     
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    Sacramento is Nor Cal
     
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    He's from the Central Coast, but I think you can call it So Cal -- good entry.
     
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    If we're talking current fighters, AJ McKee is from LA
     
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    Looks like Faber is originally from isla vista
     
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